Düsseldorf/Mönchengladbach: Toppled trees and heavy rain: severe weather in Parts of North Rhine-Westphalia

In Düsseldorf were required to use force, mainly due to flooded basement. The monitoring station of the state capital, registered operations related to late eve

Düsseldorf/Mönchengladbach: Toppled trees and heavy rain: severe weather in Parts of North Rhine-Westphalia

In Düsseldorf were required to use force, mainly due to flooded basement. The monitoring station of the state capital, registered operations related to late evening, around 150 severe weather, such as the fire and rescue services. The damage had, however, remained "within bounds" - there were no casualties, it said. In Mönchengladbach, the firefighter moved because of fallen trees, loose Branches and damaged phone lines. In the Neuwerk district, a tree was tilted on a parked car. No one was hurt. Also on the highways 52 and 44, the fire brigade was because of the storm in use.

Bonn was hit by the Storm. Lightning strikes were in the roofs of two multi-family houses, however, got off lightly. In the case of a strike by the fire brigade was able to bring a roof fire under control quickly, a other rescue workers secured a broken chimney. A total of nearly 100 emergency calls were received at the monitoring station, such as the fire and rescue services.

in the evening, the Storm weakened, according to the German weather service. Severe weather warnings in North Rhine-Westphalia, were first repealed. In the night, more Thunderstorms and heavy rain are possible, however, it was said.

dpa
Updated Date: 18 June 2020, 04:26

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